The How to's of Composting
Starting a Compost bin!
The decomposer's in your compost have been breaking down the organic matter. You can tell when your compost is done when heat is no longer rising from your compost bin. Once your compost is finished you will have very rich soil, nutrient fertilizer, and mulch that will protect and help your plants grow.
- Anything you eat can go into the compost
- Over 60 percent of what we put in our landfills is organic waste.
- Compost improves soil, adds important nutrients for plants, and reduces the need for expensive commercial fertilizer.
- As much as 65% of house hold waste that you think is garbage could be used as compost.